RCN Boston Sponsors Ellie Fund’s Annual Red Carpet Gala for 11th Year

RCN returns as a sponsor to Boston’s exclusive viewing of the 91st Annual Academy Awards

(Boston, MA) — February 18, 2019 — RCN Boston, a leading provider of Internet, digital TV and phone services, announced today that it is teaming up for the 11th year in a row with the Ellie Fund’s 23rd Annual Red Carpet Gala as a sponsor of this special viewing of the 91st Annual Academy Awards® on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston.

“Here at RCN we are committed to supporting community organizations, such as the Ellie Fund, that are making a significant impact and has a long history of providing services for breast cancer patients,” said Jeff Carlson, VP and General Manager, RCN Boston. “Sponsoring the Ellie Fund for the eleventh year is our way of showing we care and want to help our neighbors.”

Since 1996, the Ellie Fund has hosted the Red Carpet Gala for the Academy Awards®. Proceeds from the event support the Ellie Fund’s mission to provide essential support services for breast cancer patients to ease the stresses of everyday life, allowing the focus to be on family, recovery and healing. Through the Healing Together Patient and Family Care Program and Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Program, the Ellie Fund is able to provide nutritional and grocery assistance, transportation to medical appointments, childcare reimbursement, light housekeeping, prepared/delivered meals as well as integrative therapies free of charge to help relieve a patient’s burden while in treatment.

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About the Ellie Fund
The Ellie Fund is a Massachusetts-based 501(c) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide essential support services for breast cancer patients to ease the stresses of everyday life, allowing the focus to be on family, recovery and healing. Providing critical support services through the Healing Together Patient and Family Program and Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Program, including nutritional and grocery assistance, transportation to medical appointments, childcare reimbursement, light housekeeping, prepared/delivered meals and integrative therapies free of charge helps to relieve a patient’s burden while in treatment. For more information, please visit www.elliefund.org.

About RCN Boston
RCN in Boston serves the communities of Allston, Arlington, Boston, Brighton, Brookline, Burlington, Charlestown, Dedham, Dorchester, Everett, Framingham, Hyde Park, Lexington, Milton, Natick, Needham, Newton, Revere, Roslindale, Somerville, Stoneham, Wakefield, Waltham, Watertown, West Roxbury and Woburn.

About RCN
RCN Telecom Services, LLC (www.rcn.com and www.rcn.com/business) provides industry-leading high-speed internet, all-digital TV and phone services for residential, small/medium and Enterprise business customers. PC Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Award named RCN one of the winners for best ISPs in 2015, 2016 and 2017 – RCN was rated highest in overall satisfaction. RCN is YouTube HD Verified, earning the company the highest-ranking that Google offers. RCN is also a Netflix Open Connect partner, placing in the Top rankings on the Netflix USA ISP Speed Index in the markets RCN serves. RCN's affordably priced advanced digital services are delivered through its proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service. RCN's primary service areas include Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Philadelphia (Delaware County) and Washington, DC.

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